Anti-Slavery Examiner. No. 7. Emancipation in the West Indies. James A. THOME, J. Horace KIMBALL.

Anti-Slavery Examiner. No. 7. Emancipation in the West Indies.

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THOME, James A. and KIMBALL, J. Horace. The Anti-Slavery Examiner. No. 7. Emancipation in the West Indies. A Six Months' Tour in Antigua, Barbadoes, and Jamaica, in the Year 1837. New York: The American Anti-Slavery Society, 1838. 1st ed. 128pp. double-columned. Disbound. Some light foxing, lacks map, else very good. An exhaustive tour of Antigua, Barbados, and Jamaica, three years after the implementation of the Emancipation Act. The authors, traveling agents of the American Anti-Slavery Society, provide detailed, first-hand accounts of the new living conditions and social institutions on the islands, with extensive testimony from and interviews with inhabitants. The volume includes several statistical tables and a comprehensive index. Afro-Americana 10208. Dumond pp. 9-10.

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